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Roles available:

Non-Executive Officers

Voluntary positions receiving an honorarium payment

Postgraduate Research Faculty Rep - 4 positions available
There is one Postgraduate Research Faculty Rep for each Faculty and these represent students’ views and interests at faculty-wide meetings and committees. They act as a link between University staff, the Doctoral Research Group and the Union. Read more..

Postgraduate Taught Faculty Rep - 4 positions available
There is one Postgraduate Taught Faculty Rep for each Faculty and these represent students’ views and interests at faculty-wide meetings and committees. They support the programme reps in their faculty and act as a link between programme reps, University staff and the Union. Read more..

Halls Rep
Representing students staying both in Strathclyde University halls, and private halls, the Halls Rep is a spokesperson for students living in student accomodation, and sits on Strathclyde Students’ Union Welfare Committee. Read more..

International Students' Rep
Representing international students from both EU and overseas, the International Students’ Rep promotes inclusivity, is a spokesperson for international students, sits on Strathclyde Students’ Union Welfare Committee and the International Students’ Task force of Strathclyde University. Read more..

Mature Students' Rep
The Mature Students’ Representative promotes inclusivity on campus, is a spokesperson for all students that are 21 years old or over at the start of their first degree. Read more..

NUS Conference Delegate Positions

NUS Scotland Conference Delegate - 9 positions available

These elected delegates represent Strathclyde Students at the annual NUS Scotland Conference. This is a democratic body of the National Union of Students, where regional policy is set, governance is amended and the next leaders of the student movement are elected. Read more..

NUS UK Conference Delegate - 8 positions available

These elected delegates represent Strathclyde Students at the annual NUS National Conference. This is the main democratic body of the National Union of Students, where national policy is set, governance is amended and the next leaders of the student movement are elected. Read more..

 

Roles Not Currently Available:

Executive Officers

Full-time paid positions
President
The President is a passionate leader who drives policy-making, campaigning, representation and acts as one of the public spokespeople for the organisation. The President is responsible for ensuring good governance within the Union and also acts as chair of the Trustee Board. Read more..

Vice President Community
The VP Community is responsible for campaigning to widen development projects and opportunities for students. They will campaign to widen participation in extra-curricular activities and support the development of the clubs and societies. They lead on sustainability and environmental issues within the Union and University and foster collaboration between Strathclyde students, staff and local communities. Read more..

Vice President Education 
The VP Education represents the academic interests of the student body to the University. They are responsible for ensuring that students have the best learning experience whilst studying at Strathclyde by implementing and developing education policies, as well as supporting the student rep system. Read more..

Vice President Inclusion
The VPInclusion champions equality, diversity and inclusion. They work with liberation groups, faith and culture societies, and marginalised students to ensure that their views are represented by lobbying the University and external agencies, developing campaigns and mobilising the wider student body to effect change. Read more..

Vice President Sport
The VP Sport leads the Sports Union including chairing committees and representing the members to the University and external audiences. They are responsible for campaigning to widen participation in sport and physical activity and supporting the development of the sports clubs. Read more..

Vice President Welfare
The VP Welfare is responsible for campaigning on issues that affects student welfare and wellbeing including housing, mental health and financial hardship. They will represent student interests within the University and local community and ensure the Union supports welfare groups. Read more..

Non-Executive Officers

Voluntary positions receiving an honorarium payment

Undergraduate Faculty Rep x4
There is one Undergraduate Faculty Rep for each Faculty and these represent students’ views and interests at faculty-wide meetings and committees. They support the programme reps in their faculty and act as a link between programme reps, University staff and the Union. Read more..

Women's Rep
The Women’s Rep promotes inclusivity on campus, is a spokesperson for all women students and sits on Strathclyde Students’ Union Equality Diversity Committee. Read more..

BAME Rep 
The BAME Rep promotes inclusivity on campus and is a spokesperson for all students of African, Arab, Caribbean, Asian, Latin American and First Nation decent. Read more..

Part Time Students' Rep
The Part Time Students’ Rep promotes inclusivity on campus and is a spokesperson for all students enrolled on a part time course at Strathclyde. Read more..

LGBT+ Rep 
The LGBT+ Rep promotes inclusivity on campus, is a spokesperson for all students that define as LGBT+. Read more..

Interfaith Rep
The Interfaith Rep promotes inclusion on campus and is a spokesperson for students of all faiths and none. Read more..

Disabled Students' Rep
The Disabled Students’ Rep promotes inclusivity on campus and is a spokesperson for all students that self-define as disabled students. Read more..

Democracy Convenor
The Democracy Convenor has an important role in ensuring students have a say in how their Union is run and that elected representatives are held to account. Read more..